Hai Meng Tan President of Kemin Industries (Asia) Pte. Ltd.

Hai Meng Tan

President of Kemin Industries (Asia) Pte Ltd.

Hai Meng Tan is the President of Kemin Industries (Asia) Pte Ltd. He spent the first decade at Kemin as Vice President of Research and Development, and was the Senior Vice President of Sales before assuming his current role. For the past 17 years, he has contributed in many ways to Kemin and earned many awards for his outstanding achievements. He has won the R.W. Nelson Medal for the patented products of CLOSTAT™ and Myco CURB® Extend, respectively, and was also named Kemin Worldwide Outstanding Executive of the Year in 2009.

Outside of work, Dr. Tan has served as a member of the Singapore Science Centre Board and the Lakeside Family Centre Management Committee. He graduated with a Ph.D. in microbiology from King's College London. Prior to joining Kemin, he was a tenured associate professor of microbiology at the National University of Singapore and a consultant to various local and international companies.

During his free time, Dr. Tan enjoys reading, travelling and watching rugby games. He firmly believes in and lives by the motto “The best is yet to come”.